Meaning of “mythical” in the English Dictionary

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"mythical" in British English

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mythicaladjective

uk /ˈmɪθ.ɪ.kəl/ us /ˈmɪθ.ɪ.kəl/ also mythic, uk /ˈmɪθ.ɪ.k/ us

(Definition of “mythical” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mythical" in American English

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mythicaladjective

us /ˈmɪθ·ɪ·kəl/

Mythical also means imaginary or not real:

I’d like to see that mythical girlfriend he’s always talking about.

(Definition of “mythical” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)